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Recovery fund helps veterans get back on track

Garland Miller(WASHINGTON) -- Garland Miller has spent her career crunching numbers.

Her successful bookkeeping company handles clients across Washington, D.C., including a woman who made custom clothes for disabled war veterans.

One day, Miller asked whether she could offer   ... Read More

Young woman raises over $160K for homeless veteran who spent his last $20 to buy her gas

GoFundMe/Kate McClure(PHILADELPHIA) -- A young woman has raised over $160,000 for a homeless man who, she said, spent his last $20 to buy her gas after she became stranded on a major interstate.

On a fundraising page she has   ... Read More

Expert tips for navigating Thanksgiving dinner conversation

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Perhaps the most daunting thing about Thanksgiving is not navigating the travel, the traffic or the mountains of food, but rather navigating the dinner conversation while keeping the peace.

"Remember that you can endure just about   ... Read More

Turkeys thrown from plane, rooftop arrive at sanctuary for Thanksgiving

iStock/Thinkstock(YELLVILLE, Ark.) -- Two turkeys that were treated inhumanely just a few weeks ago now have a safe home for the holiday.

At the Turkey Trot in Yellville, Arkansas, held annually in mid-October, several turkeys were thrown from a   ... Read More

Young woman raises over $160K for homeless veteran who spent his last $20 to buy her gas

Kate McClure(NEW YORK) -- A young woman has raised over $160,000 for a homeless man she said spent his last $20 to buy her gas after she became stranded on a major interstate.

On a fundraising page she has   ... Read More

Northeast facing bitter cold, Southwest record heat this Thanksgiving

ABC News(NEW YORK) --  The majority of the nation will be enjoying a quiet and tranquil Thanksgiving with sunshine spreading across nearly the entire nation -- including the Southwest, the Great Plains, the Midwest, a large portion of the   ... Read More

Murdered Baltimore cop shot with own gun, was set to testify in police corruption case

iStock/Thinkstock(BALTIMORE) -- As the investigation into the murder of Baltimore Police Det. Sean Suiter continues, it was revealed during a press conference held by Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis on Wednesday evening that Suiter was shot with his own   ... Read More

FBI, ATF to conduct review of criminal background check system in wake of Texas church massacre

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- Attorney General Jeff Sessions has ordered a comprehensive review of the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) in the wake of the shooting at a church in Sutherland Spring, Texas, which killed 26 people, including an   ... Read More

YouTube to crack down on videos showing child endangerment

iStock/Thinkstock(SAN Bruno, Calif.) -- YouTube has announced a plan to implement stricter controls on videos that show child endangerment.

The move, announced on Wednesday, comes after a BuzzFeed article exposed videos of children in “disturbing and abusive situations,” some   ... Read More

How the military handles the remains of fallen troops

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The discovery of additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson, one of the four soldiers killed in an October ambush in Niger, drew renewed attention to the process of how the military transports the remains of deceased   ... Read More

Inside the Thanksgiving mad dash at Charlotte Douglas International Airport

iStock/Thinkstock(CHARLOTTE, North Carolina) -- The rush is on at Charlotte Douglas International Airport in North Carolina to get passengers into the air and on to their Thanksgiving plans.

The airport is the ninth busiest in the United States and   ... Read More

Clear weather greets most of the country for Thanksgiving travel

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The travel forecast across much of the country for one of the busiest travel days of the year will be quiet with minimal travel disruptions on the road and in the air.

The main trouble spot   ... Read More

Remaining two victims of Pennsylvania nursing home fire found

iStock/Thinkstock(WEST CHESTER, Pa.) -- Officials on Wednesday located the two remaining victims of a massive fire that burned down a senior living community last Thursday, claiming the lives of four residents.

The victims were discovered in the rubble of   ... Read More

Police capture ‘armed and extremely dangerous’ Alabama fugitive

iStock/Thinkstock(ROCKFORD, Ala.) -- U.S. marshals have captured an "armed and extremely dangerous" fugitive who escaped through the ceiling of an Alabama jail on Sunday afternoon.

The Coosa County Sheriff's Office said Shane Anthony Vernon was taken back into custody   ... Read More

FBI investigating ‘potential assault’ on Border Patrol agents

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The FBI is investigating the injuries that left one Border Patrol agent dead and another severely injured as a "potential assault," officials said.

The agents had been discovered at the bottom of a ravine in Texas after   ... Read More

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Recovery fund helps veterans get back on track

Garland Miller(WASHINGTON) -- Garland Miller has spent her career crunching numbers.

Her successful bookkeeping company handles clients across Washington, D.C., including a woman who made custom clothes for disabled war veterans.

One day, Miller asked whether she could offer   ... Read More

Young woman raises over $160K for homeless veteran who spent his last $20 to buy her gas

GoFundMe/Kate McClure(PHILADELPHIA) -- A young woman has raised over $160,000 for a homeless man who, she said, spent his last $20 to buy her gas after she became stranded on a major interstate.

On a fundraising page she has   ... Read More

Expert tips for navigating Thanksgiving dinner conversation

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Perhaps the most daunting thing about Thanksgiving is not navigating the travel, the traffic or the mountains of food, but rather navigating the dinner conversation while keeping the peace.

"Remember that you can endure just about   ... Read More

Turkeys thrown from plane, rooftop arrive at sanctuary for Thanksgiving

iStock/Thinkstock(YELLVILLE, Ark.) -- Two turkeys that were treated inhumanely just a few weeks ago now have a safe home for the holiday.

At the Turkey Trot in Yellville, Arkansas, held annually in mid-October, several turkeys were thrown from a   ... Read More

Young woman raises over $160K for homeless veteran who spent his last $20 to buy her gas

Kate McClure(NEW YORK) -- A young woman has raised over $160,000 for a homeless man she said spent his last $20 to buy her gas after she became stranded on a major interstate.

On a fundraising page she has   ... Read More

Northeast facing bitter cold, Southwest record heat this Thanksgiving

ABC News(NEW YORK) --  The majority of the nation will be enjoying a quiet and tranquil Thanksgiving with sunshine spreading across nearly the entire nation -- including the Southwest, the Great Plains, the Midwest, a large portion of the   ... Read More

Murdered Baltimore cop shot with own gun, was set to testify in police corruption case

iStock/Thinkstock(BALTIMORE) -- As the investigation into the murder of Baltimore Police Det. Sean Suiter continues, it was revealed during a press conference held by Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis on Wednesday evening that Suiter was shot with his own   ... Read More

FBI, ATF to conduct review of criminal background check system in wake of Texas church massacre

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- Attorney General Jeff Sessions has ordered a comprehensive review of the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) in the wake of the shooting at a church in Sutherland Spring, Texas, which killed 26 people, including an   ... Read More

YouTube to crack down on videos showing child endangerment

iStock/Thinkstock(SAN Bruno, Calif.) -- YouTube has announced a plan to implement stricter controls on videos that show child endangerment.

The move, announced on Wednesday, comes after a BuzzFeed article exposed videos of children in “disturbing and abusive situations,” some   ... Read More

How the military handles the remains of fallen troops

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The discovery of additional remains of Sgt. La David Johnson, one of the four soldiers killed in an October ambush in Niger, drew renewed attention to the process of how the military transports the remains of deceased   ... Read More

Inside the Thanksgiving mad dash at Charlotte Douglas International Airport

iStock/Thinkstock(CHARLOTTE, North Carolina) -- The rush is on at Charlotte Douglas International Airport in North Carolina to get passengers into the air and on to their Thanksgiving plans.

The airport is the ninth busiest in the United States and   ... Read More

Clear weather greets most of the country for Thanksgiving travel

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The travel forecast across much of the country for one of the busiest travel days of the year will be quiet with minimal travel disruptions on the road and in the air.

The main trouble spot   ... Read More

Remaining two victims of Pennsylvania nursing home fire found

iStock/Thinkstock(WEST CHESTER, Pa.) -- Officials on Wednesday located the two remaining victims of a massive fire that burned down a senior living community last Thursday, claiming the lives of four residents.

The victims were discovered in the rubble of   ... Read More

Police capture ‘armed and extremely dangerous’ Alabama fugitive

iStock/Thinkstock(ROCKFORD, Ala.) -- U.S. marshals have captured an "armed and extremely dangerous" fugitive who escaped through the ceiling of an Alabama jail on Sunday afternoon.

The Coosa County Sheriff's Office said Shane Anthony Vernon was taken back into custody   ... Read More

FBI investigating ‘potential assault’ on Border Patrol agents

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The FBI is investigating the injuries that left one Border Patrol agent dead and another severely injured as a "potential assault," officials said.

The agents had been discovered at the bottom of a ravine in Texas after   ... Read More

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